Stent failure: how to treat, how to prevent

Sponsored by Abbott
Stents and scaffolds
Coronary Interventions

Join us if you want

  • To understand why unraveling the mechanism of stent failure is key to an optimal treatment
  • To receive tips and tricks for the effective treatment of stent failure
  • To learn how intravascular imaging-guided PCI planning and optimisation help to prevent stent failure

Anchorperson: Emanuele Barbato

Moderator: Sundeep Kalra

Discussants: Paolo Canova, Nieves Gonzalo, Jan Kanovsky, Lorenz Räber

Chatmaster: Rohit M. Oemrawsingh

Session objectives

Emanuele Barbato

Case 1 - Stent failure: unravel the mechanism with IV imaging for a tailored treatment

Nieves Gonzalo

Discussion and audience interaction
Causes of stent failure and the role of IV imaging

Lorenz Räber

Heavily calcified lesion: baseline angiography and OCT - Know your enemy

Paolo Canova

Discussion and audience interaction
Heavily calcified lesion: lesion preparation and sizing - Avoid stent regret

Paolo Canova

Discussion and audience interaction
Heavily calcified lesion: OCT-guided stenting and stent review - Optimise your PCI

Paolo Canova

Discussion and audience interaction
How can a standardised OCT workflow improve your efficiency?

Jan Kanovsky

Session evaluation and key learnings

Emanuele Barbato